Did you know that Elle Fanning
can sing? And I don't mean she can carry a tune - I mean she can sing, sing. She has the type of raspy voice that turns a dingy small town bar into something far more intimate and could've launched her to buzzy pop stardom if she hadn't been so busy blowing us all away onscreen in films like 20th Century Women
, The Neon Demon
, and The Beguiled
. And while the 21-year-old actress's latest movie, Teen Spirit
, sees her tapping into the seemingly endless reservoir of depth and introspection she brings to every role, it also gives her a chance to show off a skill she hasn't really flexed for the world before.
The musical drama from first-time director Max Minghella
blends the slick, neon-tinged allure of the music industry with the grit of what it really takes to make it as a star,